Anna M. Carpenter, 93, of Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020, at Cedar Haven Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Lawrence D. Carpenter, Sr.

Born in Lebanon on Oct. 22, 1927, Anna was a daughter of the late Casper and Bertha (Martalas) Shirk. She was a faithful member of St. Cecilia’s Church in Lebanon and enjoyed taking care of her family.

Anna is survived by three children, Lawrence D. Carpenter, Jr., Daniel Lee Carpenter, and Jacqueline A. Carpenter; as well as several grand-, great-grand-, and great-great-grandchildren.

The funeral procession to Indiantown Gap National Cemetery will depart promptly 10:15 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020 from Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 126 S. 9th St., Lebanon, PA 17042. Interment will take place at 11:00 a.m. Anna will be laid to rest together with her husband, Lawrence, with full military honors. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at